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Nov 24, 2012 12:00pm PST
. >> this is the image of public toilets. in my town public parks including this one used to look gross. garbage and graffiti. >> sharing is not necessarily caring. sharing can mean neglect but then why is this park so nice because it's under new management. private management. >> it goes against what people expect. >> this is privately managed park? >> really. i did notice last week. >> john: even the toilets are better. >> they clean them very nicely. >> when you own something you take care of it. when no one owns it, nobody takes care of it. nobody watches a rental. >> people destroy other property like the rain forest. settlers killed nearly almost all of the buffalo. now, we are overfishing the ocean. >> when nobody owns it nobody takes care it. it's the tragedy of the commons. that is our show tonight. >> hands now john stossel. >> john: we like the idea of sharing, communal property but it does lead to one economists call the tragedy of the commons because nasty things happen when everybody owns something. i first heard that phrase and a story about some shepherds who live around a grassy
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